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Grant Bernard Stillman

International law Attorney at Tokyo, Japan, NY

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  • Licensed for 36 years
    State NY
    Acquired 1987
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The Legal Adviser at the Asian Development Bank's Institute in Tokyo since its establishment in 1997 and a public international lawyer and diplomatic historian. Adjunct professor of international and trade law at Temple University Japan, published authority on law of NGOs, worked in the United Nations system and OECD in Paris, and is a barrister and solicitor in Australia and an attorney-at-law in New York State.

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Asian Development Bank Institute
Kasumigaseki Building 8F
3-2-5 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo, Japan, NY, 6008

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AVVO RATING 8.2 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Legal Adviser & Senior Administrative Officer
  • Asian Development Bank Institute, Tokyo
  • 1997 - Present
  • Peace & Governance Coordinator
  • United Nations University, Tokyo
  • 1994 - 1996
  • Legal Counsel
  • Asian Development Bank
  • 1989 - 1993
  • Senior Associate
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom
  • 1985 - 1989
  • Solicitor at Arthur Robinson Hedderwicks, Melbourne
  • 1983 - 1984
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Education

  • London School of Economics
  • Summer program
  • 1997
  • Monash University
  • PhD - Doctorate
  • 1991
  • Georgetown University Law Center
  • LL.M - Master of Laws
  • 1985
  • Melbourne University
  • LL.B. (Hons)
  • 1983
  • Melbourne University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts (Hons)
  • 1980
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Sample of Legal Cases

  • Ms. X v ADB
  • Petitioner's claims and requests dismissed
  • Naoka Yamagishi v. ADB
  • Petitioner's application unanimously dismissed
  • Hyundai Heavy Industries v. ADB

Associations

  • Geneva Institute of Advanced Studies (HEI)
  • Sabbatical scholar
  • 2006 - 2008
  • American Bar Association
  • International law member
  • 1985 - 1993
  • Law Institute of Victoria
  • Solicitor member
  • 1982 - 2001
  • Fitzroy Legal Service
  • Non-profit attorney
  • 1979 - 1983
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Monbusho Fellow
  • Japanese Government
  • 1993
  • Peace Scholar
  • Rotary Foundation
  • 1983

Publications

  • The HR Agenda Magazine, July-Sept ISSN 2186-277X
  • Ombuds Services: Defusing Workplace Conflict
  • 2012
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Speaking Engagements

  • Temple University Law School Japan
  • International Trade Law
  • 2012
  • Hollywood v. History
  • Film History
  • 2012
  • Temple University Law School Japan
  • International Public Law
  • 2011
  • Temple University Japan
  • Introduction to NGO Legal Principles
  • 2011
  • Hollywood v. History
  • Film History
  • 2011
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law - Tokyo
  • International Public Law
  • 2010
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law - Tokyo
  • International Trade Law
  • 2010
  • Temple Continuing Education Program
  • Governance and Legal Aspects of NGOs
  • 2010
  • Temple Continuing Education Program
  • Persuasive Legal Writing All-day Seminar
  • 2010
  • Continuing Education Temple University Japan
  • Masterclass in Legal Writing
  • 2010
  • Temple University School of Law
  • Public International Law
  • 2006
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Principles of NGO Law
  • 2006
  • Temple University School of Law
  • International Law
  • 2005
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Introduction to NGO Legal Principles
  • 2004
  • Continuing Education Program
  • NGO Good Governance
  • 2003
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Grant Bernard Stillman
International law Attorney
Tokyo, Japan, NY
Licensed for 36 years